March 9, 2005 Meeting Minutes

The meeting was called to order at  7:00  pm and adjourned at 8:55 pm.   No one claimed the big fish pot.  The special guest at the meeting was Dan Harte from Odella Rods.

Program Activity:   Dan Harte talked to us about his company and displayed a bunch of  his rods for the members to check out. 

Tips, Tactics and Techniques:  Rick Knauer was not at the meeting.  Joe Scheperle will do the 3 T's next month.

Raffle:  The raffle generated $68.

Treasurerís Report:  Mike Buse reported a balance of $1598.

Minutes:  The February minutes were accepted as posted on the website.

Conservation Report:  The Washington State Bass Federation will start the enhancement project on Potholes.  They are just waiting for the okay from the state.

Federation Report:  Chuck Warner reported that the next Federation meeting is March 19th.  Jamie Wegmann will be taking over as the club Federation Representative at that time.

Tournament Report: Larry Williams indicated that the club tournament on Lake Sammamish will be from  6:30am-3pm. It will be a draw tournament.  The draw will conducted at the ramp.  The club voted to make Silver Lake a two day tournament (11 to 5, everybody else undecided).

Fishing Reports: 
No reports.

Safety: Doug discussed using your navigation lights in the fog.

Old Business:  None

New Business:  Doug Jorgensen will be making a proposal to change the club bylaws to expand the membership beyond 40 members. This will include full members and associate members. 

Klutz nominations: None